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Tag Archives: Traffic Law

Up to KD 500 fine for traffic violations

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 23: Ministry of Interior has reviewed traffic law to put down an all encompassing concept and final draft for the new bill for the sake of traffic safety in the wake of the surge in traffic violations, especially traffic light violations and reckless driving that endanger the …

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‘Traffic violators will do community service’

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 22: Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs Jamal Al-Sayegh has announced the ministry’s intention to study the possibility of ordering perpetrators of serious traffic violations to perform community service in some places, reduce the period that their vehicles are seized, and consider not withdrawing their driving licenses, …

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Phone users to lose cars; ‘Drifters’ cars will be confiscated for 2 months

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 20: Acting Assistant Undersecretary for Traffic Affairs in the Ministry of Interior Major General Jamal Al-Sayegh issued a circular to traffic departments and sections to refrain from confiscating the Roadworthiness Certificate of vehicles when issuing a traffic citation. According to a source from the General Traffic Department …

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60,000 women among 200,000 caught violating red traffic signal

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 6: According to the statistics issued by the General Traffic Department a total of 200,000 direct and indirect citations were issued until date in 2018. These included 60,000 against female motorists, reports Al-Qabas daily. The daily added, it is surprising that last year alone, 300,000 motorists had …

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‘Minor mishap reconciliation order shows positive results’

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 1: Director General of Investigation affirmed that activation and implementation of the ‘minor traffic accident reconciliation order’ has reflected positively on the traffic situation in the country by easing procedures for all parties involved in accidents. He noted the order was activated with a pilot test in …

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Jail-term, fines hiked in Traffic Law amendment

We seek to protect public: MPs KUWAIT CITY, May 15: Five MPs Mubarak Al- Hajraf, Abdullah Fahad, Faraj Al-Arbeed, Usama Al-Shaheen and Al-Humaidi Al-Subaie have submitted a bill to amend some provisions of Law No. 76/1976 of the Traffic Law, giving it urgency, reports Al-Anba daily. According to the proposed …

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Kuwait keen on new traffic laws for reckless driving and prevention of road accidents

KUWAIT CITY, March 20: Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Khalid Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah has stressed the importance of the National Assembly’s cooperation in issuing laws on reckless driving and preventing road accidents. The minister responded to questions raised in Tuesday’s parliamentary session on the number of injuries and deaths …

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Insurance cos worried over decision to activate Article 41 of Traffic Law

Federation wants meeting with Investigations Dept KUWAIT CITY, Feb 6: A number of insurance companies expressed concern over the enforcement of the decision of Ministry of Interior to activate Article No. 41 of the Traffic Law which allows issuance of reconciliation order for minor traffic accidents, reports Al- Rai daily. …

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Fine for over speeding, red light crossing to be KD 200 – 3,000 number plates seized

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 26: The extreme campaign adopted by General Traffic Department (GTD) against law violators will continue until safety and sanity return to the roads, reports Al-Shahed daily. GTD led Major General Fahad Al Shuwe’i vowed to be tough against grave violations committed by citizens and expatriates such as …

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Move unfair, not enough space to park cars – Some back removing number plates

KUWAIT CITY, Nov 9: The recent decision by the General Traffic Department of the Ministry of Interior to confiscate the license plates of vehicles disrupting traffic flow has caused quite a stir among motorists since its enforcement. In this week’s Arab Times online poll, readers weighed in on the issue, …

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